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Reprocessed REAPER ERS-1 and ERS-2 orbit dataset in Envisat PDS format (July 1991 - June 2003)

14 November 2013

An intermittent error in the REAPER ERS precise orbit files (POD) in Envisat PDS format was detected for both satellites (ERS-1 and ERS-2), and the entire datasets have, for this reason, been reprocessed.

The problem was identified in the conversion from internal format to PDS format, and the affected ERS-1/2 orbits in Envisat PDS format have now been replaced on the FTP server at DLR (eoa-dp.eo.esa.int).

The problem had no impact on the POD files in any of the other formats.

For new users, access to the reprocessed dataset is provided upon Fast Registration.

See also related news of 16 September 2011.